For the Holidays 2020, the Comité Vendôme offers us Christmas lights on the Place Vendôme. Meet from November 19 to see four 10-m tall Christmas trees and 160 others - and smaller - placed in front of stores be lit. A rather dull meeting France being on lockdown until December 1.
For European Heritage Days, the Ministry of Justice opens the Hôtel de Bourvallais on September 19 and 20, 2020. For a tour, visit the office of the current Attorney General, Eric Dupond-Moretti. You can sign up from September 8, 2020!
For FIAC 2019 a gigantic pumpkin was set at the Place de Vendôme this October 14, 2019. Initially said to remain until October 21, 2019, the work has been removed this Thursday October 17 due to the weather.. Created by Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama, this inflatable 10m high structure covered in black dots was impressive. Here are pictures!
The Princesses’ Rally – Richard Mille, the female automobile event is back from June 1 to 6, 2019 for its 20th edition. Don’t miss this event that mixes glamor and beautiful cars. From Paris to Saint Tropez, come and live an adventure where luxury and sport are getting along well for intense memories!
Before it became the luxury square we know today, Place Vendôme was a resolutely political place. And the beautiful Vendôme Column hasn’t always been there… Let’s return on the turbulent story of this square.
From October 16 to November 1, 2017, for Paris FIAC, Oscar Tuazon transforms Place Vendôme. If usually, passersby don’t look up to see the top of the 44-m high column honoring Austerlitz soldiers, during FIAC, we’re invited to have a look inside water pies, a symbol of connection between humans.